Outlets Archives: New York Times

May 11, 2015

Juan Juan Aleida and Lizandra Diaz Blanco host 1800 Online

About Our Networks – Egyptian news site Al Youm Al Sabe’a reported that Alhurra will launch two new interactive shows, Dardesh Tag and You and Nabila, which will provide Arab youth an opportunity to be a part of a dialogue about topics that are important to them. Read more »

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April 29, 2015

Khadija Ismayilova

About Our Networks – Mashable, ABC, and the rest of the Internet picks up RFE/RL’s fox sandwich video. – Moroccan news site Menara reports that Moroccan producer Driss Sekkat won the Bronze Prize at the 2015 New York Festival for his program Street Pulse, which airs on Alhurra. Sekkat said that the Read more »

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April 16, 2015

Khadija Ismayilova

About Our Networks – Khadija Ismayilova wins prestigious PEN press freedom award (New York Times breaks the news) – Washington Post editorial criticizing European Olympic Committees mentions Ismayilova’s plight – FOX News Radio’s Mitch Davis spends “A Few Moments With David Ensor, head of the Read more »

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April 15, 2015

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About Our Networks – New York Times notes management changes within VOA – Wall Street Journal op-ed by Ed Royce calls for the restructuring of USIM to counter Putin propaganda Citations of BBG Networks – Washington Post cites VOA interview with Chibok girl who fled Read more »

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April 8, 2015

David Ensor

About Our Networks – Washington Post, USA Today, New York Times, Government Executive report on the resignation of VOA Director David Ensor. Citations of BBG Networks – UPI and Express Tribune cite VOA reporting on North Korean diplomatic envoys to Pakistan arrested for illegal sale of alcohol. – Want China Times cites VOA reporting Read more »

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April 7, 2015

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About Our Networks – Live Science explainer on radio waves mentions VOA’s shortwave programs. Citations of BBG Networks – New York Times, Washington Post, and Refinery29 use RFA reporting on protests surrounding a chemical plant in China. – PBS piece on India’s attempts to curb air pollution quotes VOA interview. – Cleveland.com links to VOA Read more »

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April 1, 2015

(AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

About Our Networks – New York Times mentions raid of RFE/RL Baku offices in December, and ongoing detention of Khadija Ismayilova. – New York Times notes that cybersecurity activist’s list of Twitter accounts “linked to the Islamic State” is erroneous, includes Radio Sawa reporter Zaid Benjamin as Read more »

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March 30, 2015

A Pakistani viewer looks at a television screen flashing suspension notice of GEO News channel in Islamabad, Pakistan, Friday, June 6, 2014. Pakistan's media regulatory agency on Friday suspended the operating license of the country's leading news channel for two weeks after a spat between the broadcaster and the country's powerful military. (AP Photo/B.K. Bangash)

About Our Networks – New York Times wedding announcement notes that the father of the bride previously worked asthe CEO of the BBG. – TBI Vision reports that Alhurra TV acquired documentary The World Class. Citations of BBG Networks – NPR quotes VOA reporting about voter accreditation in Read more »

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March 25, 2015

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About Our Networks – Radio and TV Marti­, U.S. Broadcasters to Cuba, Emerge From Cold War Past Facing Uneasy Future, New York Times. – Global Voices interviews RFE/RL’s Golnaz Esfandiari, “English-Language journalism’s ‘bridge’ to Iran.” – What Women Want magazine profiles Yasmine Shaaban, one of the cast members on Read more »

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March 20, 2015

(left to right): VOA Director David Ensor, STA Host Shaka Ssali, Ambassador H.E. Bockari K. Stevens, Dr. Malonga Miatudila, Ebola survivors Dr. Rick Sacra and Ashoka Mukpo

About Our Networks – New York Times notes that hackers have attacked GreatFire.org, which is partially financed by RFA’s Open Technology Fund. – Radio Free Asia potluck broadcasts culinary news. Citations of BBG Networks – Daily News, Telegraph, Daily Mail, The Blaze use RFE/RL video from horrific scene of a woman beaten to Read more »

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